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The Reading - Antoine Jean BAIL (1830-1918)
Oil on La Lecture par Antoine Jean BAIL
BAIL Antoine Jean
Born on April 8, 1830 in Chasselau (Rhone). Death in 1918.
Painter of genre, landscapes, interiors, still lifes, engraver.
Antoine Bail studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Lyon. He began in the salon of this city, in 1854 with an Interior of Atelier. Criticism proved very favorable to this canvas, the skilful lighting of which was much praised.
Subsequently, Bail painted lot of interiors. He painted also lot of still lifes, scenes of familiar life and some landscapes, but he is less successful in this latter [...]